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#1 Steven P.

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Posted 10 January 2014 - 08:20

We are updating the forums to IPB 3.4.6 this morning. The update will commence within the next hour or two, whenever Redmak feels comfortable to throw the switch.

 

As you may know, our upgrade path is... complex to say the least. Our board is largely customized, which means we can't just run the upgrade script and be on our merry way, no.. we have to modify the upgrade script so that all of our own code level hacks don't get overwritten.

 

So expect some downtime on the forums, do check out the main page or something in the meantime.

 

Upgrade is expected to take about an hour.




#2 Uplift

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Posted 10 January 2014 - 08:23

Upgrade is expected to take about an hour.

 

We believe you :shifty:



#3 Shaun N.

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Posted 10 January 2014 - 08:23



#4 +Aheer.R.S.

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Posted 10 January 2014 - 08:23

Cool, do we get Darkside and Pro themes in this upgrade package? :p

#5 +riahc3

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Posted 10 January 2014 - 08:29

Hello,

A warning would have been nice :( (Unless I missed it)

#6 Shaun N.

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Posted 10 January 2014 - 08:30

Hello,

A warning would have been nice :( (Unless I missed it)

 

This is the warning.



#7 +riahc3

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Posted 10 January 2014 - 08:31

Hello,

If intrested here are some bug fixes to 3.4.6 (may not apply to Neowin):

http://community.inv...e_filters[62]=1

#8 +zhiVago

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Posted 10 January 2014 - 08:30

Hello,

A warning would have been nice :( (Unless I missed it)

 

You've just been warned :)



#9 +riahc3

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Posted 10 January 2014 - 08:31

Hello,

This is the warning.

Within a hour or two is not a warning. There have been front page news warnings! :)

#10 Orange

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Posted 10 January 2014 - 08:31

Lucky i will be at work then, only use this site when I'm at home :D



#11 OP Steven P.

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Posted 10 January 2014 - 08:32

Hello,

A warning would have been nice :( (Unless I missed it)

Wow..

 

BTW this is a forum update, not a features update ;) No new themes.



#12 Shaun N.

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Posted 10 January 2014 - 08:32

Hello,
Within a hour or two is not a warning. There have been front page news warnings! :)

 

Well I hope you don't feel too let down :(



#13 smooth_criminal1990

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Posted 10 January 2014 - 08:36

This is the warning.

Spoiler
programmers ignore warnings!



#14 Marshall

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Posted 10 January 2014 - 08:37

Hello,

If intrested here are some bug fixes to 3.4.6 (may not apply to Neowin):

http://community.inv...e_filters[62]=1

 

You want a "Warning"  That can definitely be arranged. :D



#15 SnoopZ

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Posted 10 January 2014 - 08:46

Hello,

A warning would have been nice :( (Unless I missed it)

lol I can't believe this post! ;)





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